Monthly Archives: %sJune 2010

CONSEQUENCES OF ENDING CALIFORNIA’S PARTY PRIMARY ELECTIONS

Proposition 14 may force a change to some coporate and trade association political giving strategies.

By |June 23rd, 2010|Blogs, State Politics|Comments Off

Are Local Governments Trendsetters?

Plastic bag bans, fast-food menu labeling requirements, and taxing of bottled water are all issues being considered in some state legislatures, and even in Congress.  But what do these issues have in common?  They all originated at the local government level.

  • San Francisco was the first local government to pass the plastic bag ban in […]
By |June 15th, 2010|Blogs, Local Government|Comments Off

Anti-Establishment Mood Hits Down Ballot Race in California

The race to replace Poizner was one of the more interesting of the night on the Republican side, and a good example of the anti-establishment sentiment.

By |June 10th, 2010|Blogs, State Politics|Comments Off